Ventura Beach Marriott

Santa Barbara



For a romantic ceremony on the beach or a tropical setting for the reception, your big day will have all it needs to fulfill your wedding dreams at the Ventura Beach Marriott. The accommodating staff on site can help with anything from wedding coordination to planning a rehearsal dinner so that every aspect of your special event is nailed down to the tee. Envision an intimate beachside ceremony as the sun begins to set, with your toes in the sand and the gentle roar of the waves breaking in the background. Or escape into the lush tropical courtyard with a lounge, fireplace, and beautiful waterfall to entertain your guests for cocktail hour or to backdrop a great outdoor reception. If you want to take the party indoors, choose from one of the spacious and elegant ballrooms with 14-foot ceilings, crystal chandeliers, and plenty of space to dance the night away. Ventura Beach Marriott has all that you would want and more to make your wedding celebration an amazing and unforgettable night.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Hotel/Resort, Event Center, Beach, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 500 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 500 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee to rent the Beach for a wedding ceremony is $3,000 with reception rental and the fee to rent the courtyard is $1,750 with reception rental. Estimates provided by Wedding Spot based on the Classic package. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for more details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Ventura Beach Marriott is estimated at between $13,652 and $25,816 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee
Wedding night suite with champagne and truffles

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight